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Cold War correspondent  Cover Image Graphic novels and comic books Graphic novels and comic books Book Book

Cold War correspondent / Nathan Hale.

Hale, Nathan, 1976- (author,, artist.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419749513
  • ISBN: 141974951X
  • Physical Description: 127 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color), maps ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"A Korean War tale" -- Cover
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 125).
Summary, etc.:
"In 1950, Marguerite Higgins (1920-1966) was made bureau chief of the Far East Asia desk for the New York Herald Tribune. Tensions were high on the Korean peninsula, where a border drawn after WWII split the country into North and South. When the North Korean army crossed the border with Soviet tanks, it was war. Marguerite was there when the Communists captured Seoul. She fled with the refugees heading south, but when the bridges were blown over the Han River, she was trapped in enemy territory. Her eyewitness account of the invasion was a newspaper smash hit. She risked her life in one dangerous situation after another-all for the sake of good story. Then she was told that women didn't belong on the frontlines. The United States Army officially ordered her out of Korea. She appealed to General Douglas MacArthur, and he personally lifted the ban on female war correspondents, which allowed her the chance to report on many of the major events of the Korean War. "-- Amazon.
Study Program Information Note:
F&P Z.
Subject: Higgins, Marguerite > Comic books, strips, etc.
Higgins, Marguerite > Juvenile literature.
War correspondents > United States > Comic books, strips, etc.
War correspondents > United States > Juvenile literature.
Women war correspondents > United States > Comic books, strips, etc.
Women war correspondents > United States > Juvenile literature.
Korean War, 1950-1953 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Korean War, 1950-1953 > Juvenile literature.
Graphic novels.
Genre: Graphic novels.
Biographical comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Historical comics.
Nonfiction comics.
War comics.

Available copies

  • 16 of 21 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Kent Memorial Library - Suffield.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 21 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kent Memorial Library - Suffield NEW J GRAPHIC NOVEL HALE (Text) 32518155033676 Juvenile Graphic Novel Checked out 12/12/2022

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